Mapping Greenland's mass loss in space and time.

@article{Harig2012MappingGM,
  title={Mapping Greenland's mass loss in space and time.},
  author={Christopher Harig and Frederik J. Simons},
  journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America},
  year={2012},
  volume={109 49},
  pages={19934-7}
}
The melting of polar ice sheets is a major contributor to global sea-level rise. Early estimates of the mass lost from the Greenland ice cap, based on satellite gravity data collected by the Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment, have widely varied. Although the continentally and decadally averaged estimated trends have now more or less converged, to this date, there has been little clarity on the detailed spatial distribution of Greenland's mass loss and how the geographical pattern has… CONTINUE READING
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